King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.
The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.
Join our band 6 senior inpatient specialty rotation scheme which works across the Princess Royal University hospital and Orpington Hospital as part of Kings College Hospital.
The post holders will rotate on an eight monthly basis between the following clinical specialisms:
-Intensive care and Surgery, respiratory, acute medical unit and ED, frailty unit, elderly care, Health and Ageing Unit, stroke, Neurological rehabilitation on the Ontario unit, Outpatient neurology, elective orthopaedics and trauma Orthopaedics.
We are looking for enthusiastic Physiotherapists to join our team, who have wide ranging clinical experience, good communication and interpersonal skills and a passion for delivering high quality patient centred care.
Join our friendly and supportive team of therapists, where continuous professional development, research and audit is encouraged .There is a well-established in service education programme, where you can build upon your clinical and managerial skills with support from senior clinical leads.
There is also a strong emphasis on student education. Attendance at post registration courses is also supported.
Candidates will be expected to join and partake in our overnight emergency on call rota and weekend working rotas so previous experience of working on an on call rota or working within respiratory / intensive care field is essential. You will also be expected to work as part of a seven day rota and extended hours during some of the rotations. IMPORTANT
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- All staff have a responsibility for safeguarding children and vulnerable adults and for ensuring they are aware of the specific duties relating to their role.
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King's Health Partners Academic Health Science Centre Website
King's College Hospital is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.
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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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